Yangshan County

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Location of Yangshan County in Qingyuan City (gray) and Guangdong (yellow)
Location of Yangshan County in Qingyuan City (gray) and Guangdong (yellow)
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Prefecture-level cityQingyuan
 • Total3,372 km2 (1,302 sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Yangshan County (postal: Yeungshan; simplified Chinese: 阳山县; traditional Chinese: 陽山縣; pinyin: Yángshān Xiàn) is a county in the northwest of Guangdong Province, China, bordering Hunan province to the north. It is under the administration of Qingyuan city.

Basic history of yang Shan county: in the very late era of Qin dynasty, there was yang Shan military camp within nowadays yang Shan county. in the sixth year of yuan ding era, emperor Han wu di( a.d. 111), yang Shan county was formally established. a famous tang poet, Han you ( Chinese: 韓愈) visited yang Shan county and wrote down a poet: travel diary of swallow pavilion( Chinese: < 燕喜亭記> ) .



Video games[edit]

In Grand Theft Auto V, according to Trevor Philips, Los Santos Triads leader Wei Cheng and his son Tao Cheng were born in Yangshan.

Coordinates: 24°30′44″N 112°41′25″E / 24.51222°N 112.69028°E / 24.51222; 112.69028